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Artistic rendering of the victim (since the lower jaw was not recovered the jaw is the artistís interpretation and only an approximation); Victim's belt and buckle.
Date of Discovery: April 8, 1993
Location of Discovery: Wilson, Wilson County, North Carolina
Estimated Date of Death: Over 3 years prior
State of Remains: Not recognizable - Partial skeletal parts only
Cause of Death: Homicide
** Listed information is approximate
Estimated Age: 17-22 years old
Race: White, possibly Hispanic
Height: 5'4" to 5'7"
Weight: 130-150 lbs.
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Possibly some gait disturbance in life given some bone loss in his legs. His nose appeared slightly crooked and may have tilted to the right.
Dentals: Available. An exam of the upper teeth suggested that he may have endured some type of trauma to his face prior to his death that formed an abscess behind his front upper teeth. This may have caused him some pain or discomfort. No other evidence of decay. Lower jaw not recovered.
Fingerprints: Not available.
Clothing & Personal Items
Clothing: Remnants of blue Levi jeans (size 30M), belt (36" long) with buckle indentation at 28/29 inches, white metal belt buckle, and white slip-on woman's shoe.
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Individuals dragging the bottom of the Buckhorn Reservoir for a lost lantern pulled up a human skull and bag of rocks - one 9 1/2 pound rock inside with asphalt rocks.
If you have any information about this case please contact;
Agency Name: NC Chief Medical Examiner's Office
Agency Contact Person: Clyde Gibbs
Agency Phone Number: 919-966-2253
Agency Name: Wilson Police Department
Agency Contact Person: N/A
Agency Phone Number: 1-252-399-2323
Agency Case Number: ME: 93-4578; NCMEC: 1184298
NCIC Case Number: N/A
NamUs Case Number: UP #2651
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
NC Chief Medical Examiner's Office